South Korea’s Rebuttal to William Golding

Seven years too late… I can’t believe I did not watch this drama for so many years despite having been exposed to the glory that is Sung Joon for so long. White Christmas was my Lord of the Flies nightmare manifested in a television show, with a change of setting as well as the ages [...]

Chief KIM!!!

AAA!!! The BEST show dealing with a very serious issue of financial corruption in large chaebol groups just came to an end. Chief Kim or김과장 (it just sounds so much better in Korean) aired at this very perfect timing as per Korean politics. With the impeachment and eventual arrest of President Park Geun Hye on charges of [...]

Come Back, Ahjusshi

If our loved ones got one chance to say their goodbyes properly and make sure that we lead our lives comfortably, how would we feel? I just finished a very strange premise for a drama, Come Back Ahjusshi, starring Rain (Jung Ji Hoon) and Oh Yeon Seo. Even though the premise was rather strange, it [...]

The Curse of Bad Scripts | Shy Boss

My Shy Boss just ended yesterday. A drama that was originally portrayed as a romantic comedy about an introverted boss who instills fear into the hearts of his employees because of his antisocial personality, devolved into a strange kind of suicidal, mystery-solving, revenge-seeking plot. What an utter disaster. Starring Yeon Woo Jin and Park Hye Soo, [...]